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Re: [i18n-html-tech] some comments

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2003 22:29:23 +0000 (UTC)
To: Bert Bos <Bert.Bos@sophia.inria.fr>
Cc: "www-international@w3.org" <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0310092227110.29626@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Thu, 9 Oct 2003, Bert Bos wrote:
>
> 9) Use hex escapes: In CSS there is no other way than to use hex and in
> XML it is allowed, but in HTML you cannot use hex escapes, but must use
> decimal (unless SGML changed recently).

I have not yet read the document being discussed, but HTML4 does allow Hex
escapes, as described at:

   http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/charset.html#h-5.3

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